The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 19 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 90 81 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.76% 9.22% 12.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.36% 10.93% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 78 81 76
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
792 741 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 85.90% 84.30% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 695 678 471
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 78 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Towcester +1 4 £40,000 +100.00%
Daventry - 1 £42,500 -
Kettering - 1 £40,000 - 1
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 106 (76.26%) SQL
2 86 (61.87%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (58.27%) Web Services
4 73 (52.52%) C#
4 73 (52.52%) Scrum
5 65 (46.76%) TDD
6 60 (43.17%) MVC
7 58 (41.73%) Git (software)
8 56 (40.29%) Java
9 55 (39.57%) OOP
9 55 (39.57%) BDD
10 49 (35.25%) OO
11 48 (34.53%) JSON
11 48 (34.53%) SDLC
12 45 (32.37%) User Stories
13 44 (31.65%) Mentoring
14 42 (30.22%) JavaScript
15 40 (28.78%) Spring
16 39 (28.06%) Degree
16 39 (28.06%) Computer Science
16 39 (28.06%) J2EE
17 38 (27.34%) UNIX
18 35 (25.18%) .NET
18 35 (25.18%) HTML
18 35 (25.18%) Procedural Programming
19 34 (24.46%) Apache Hive
19 34 (24.46%) Retail
20 33 (23.74%) Spring MVC
20 33 (23.74%) ASP.NET
21 30 (21.58%) CSS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.16%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.16%) JBoss
2 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.16%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.46%) Apache Hive
2 27 (19.42%) MongoDB
3 24 (17.27%) MySQL
4 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (2.16%) SQLite
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (41.73%) Git (software)
2 24 (17.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (14.39%) Mercurial
4 17 (12.23%) JUnit
5 14 (10.07%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.16%) Selenium
7 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 34 (24.46%) Retail
2 16 (11.51%) Finance
3 13 (9.35%) Electronics
4 3 (2.16%) Legal
5 2 (1.44%) Games
5 2 (1.44%) Military
5 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 88 (63.31%) Software Engineer
2 47 (33.81%) Developer
3 26 (18.71%) .NET Developer
4 21 (15.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (12.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) .NET Software Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) Junior
7 12 (8.63%) Software Developer
8 11 (7.91%) Java Developer
9 10 (7.19%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (6.47%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (6.47%) Junior Developer
11 8 (5.76%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (5.04%) Software Tester
12 7 (5.04%) Tester
12 7 (5.04%) Junior .NET Developer
12 7 (5.04%) Junior Software Engineer
13 6 (4.32%) Graduate
13 6 (4.32%) Senior Developer
14 5 (3.60%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (58.27%) Web Services
2 48 (34.53%) JSON
3 40 (28.78%) Spring
4 39 (28.06%) J2EE
5 35 (25.18%) HTML
5 35 (25.18%) .NET
6 33 (23.74%) ASP.NET
6 33 (23.74%) Spring MVC
7 30 (21.58%) CSS
8 27 (19.42%) XML
8 27 (19.42%) .NET Framework
8 27 (19.42%) Entity Framework
9 24 (17.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (16.55%) REST
11 17 (12.23%) Java EE
12 11 (7.91%) JPA
13 7 (5.04%) jQuery
14 4 (2.88%) HTML5
14 4 (2.88%) WPF
15 3 (2.16%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 39 (28.06%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.95%) Mathematics
3 13 (9.35%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (8.63%) Physics
5 8 (5.76%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.88%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.16%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.44%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.34%) UNIX
2 25 (17.99%) Linux
3 13 (9.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (61.87%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (52.52%) Scrum
3 65 (46.76%) TDD
4 60 (43.17%) MVC
5 55 (39.57%) OOP
5 55 (39.57%) BDD
6 49 (35.25%) OO
7 48 (34.53%) SDLC
8 45 (32.37%) User Stories
9 44 (31.65%) Mentoring
10 35 (25.18%) Procedural Programming
11 30 (21.58%) OOD
12 28 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (15.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (7.19%) Image Processing
15 9 (6.47%) Pattern Recognition
16 8 (5.76%) E-Commerce
16 8 (5.76%) Pair Programming
17 4 (2.88%) Electronic Design Automation
18 3 (2.16%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (76.26%) SQL
2 73 (52.52%) C#
3 56 (40.29%) Java
4 42 (30.22%) JavaScript
5 28 (20.14%) C++
6 21 (15.11%) VB.NET
7 16 (11.51%) COBOL
8 14 (10.07%) Python
9 11 (7.91%) C
10 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.44%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.72%) XAML
11 1 (0.72%) PHP4
11 1 (0.72%) R
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (28.06%) Degree
2 12 (8.63%) PhD
3 3 (2.16%) ISEB
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.79%) Oracle
3 11 (7.91%) Sybase
4 6 (4.32%) hybris
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe
5 1 (0.72%) Zend
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
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Salary: Pension scheme, private healthcare and car scheme
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Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
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